Colorado

2:30pm

Tue December 11, 2012
Education

St. Vrain Valley School District Wins Race to the Top Funding

Northern Colorado’s St. Vrain Valley School District is among 16 winners in the latest round of federal Race to the Top grants.

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7:12am

Tue December 11, 2012
Wildfires

For Rist Canyon VFD, Life Slowly Returning To Normal Six Months After High Park Fire

Nathan Heffel KUNC

Life is still anything but normal for Chief Bob Gann and the Rist Canyon Volunteer firefighters. The High Park Fire destroyed one of the department’s stations and some of the volunteer’s homes in the area.

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4:30pm

Mon December 10, 2012
Politics

Colorado Compact Seeks to Guide Immigration Debate

While the country waits for a new debate on immigration reform, a plan was submitted over the weekend by a bi-partisan group of Coloradans aimed at helping guide the national discussion when it does take place.

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1:57pm

Mon December 10, 2012
Wildfires

6 Months After High Park Fire, Insurance Woes Loom Large

This home near Picnic Rock was flattened by the High Park Fire, with only the foundation left.
Grace Hood KUNC

2:29pm

Fri December 7, 2012
Education

Classroom Flipping: Two Colorado Teachers' Perspectives

Bennett High School sophmore Jessica Miller watches a chemistry lecutre on an iPad.
Grace Hood KUNC

In some middle schools and high schools, completing a homework assignment could be as simple as watching a video at home.

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